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Shakespeare S Freedom

Pub Date : 2012-01-15 | Author : Stephen Greenblatt | Publisher : University of Chicago Press

ISBN 10 : 9780226306674
ISBN 13 : 0226306674

With the elegance and verve for which he is well known, Greenblatt, author of the bestselling "Will in the World," shows that Shakespeare was strikingly averse to such absolutes as..

Shakespeare For Freedom

Pub Date : 2017-03-31 | Author : Ewan Fernie | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781107130852
ISBN 13 : 1107130859

Shakespeare for Freedom presents a powerful, plausible and political argument for Shakespeare's meaning and value. It ranges across the breadth of the Shakespeare phenomenon, offer..

Shakespearean Negotiations

Pub Date : 1988 | Author : Stephen Greenblatt | Publisher : Univ of California Press

ISBN 10 : 0520061608
ISBN 13 : 9780520061606

Examines Shakespeare's plays in terms of Elizabethan society, analyzes exorcism, cross-dressing, colonial propaganda, and the law, and discusses Shakespeare's cultural influences..

Tyrant Shakespeare On Politics

Pub Date : 2018-05-08 | Author : Stephen Greenblatt | Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company

ISBN 10 : 9780393635768
ISBN 13 : 0393635767

World-renowned Shakespeare scholar Stephen Greenblatt explores the playwright’s insight into bad (and often mad) rulers. As an aging, tenacious Elizabeth I clung to power, a tale..

Will In The World

Pub Date : 2004 | Author : Stephen Greenblatt | Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company

ISBN 10 : 0393050572
ISBN 13 : 9780393050578

A portrait of Elizabethan England and how it contributed to the making of William Shakespeare discusses how he moved to London lacking money, connections, and a formal education; s..

English Renaissance Tragedy

Pub Date : 2015-09-24 | Author : Peter Holbrook | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781472572820
ISBN 13 : 1472572823

This book's underlying claim is that English Renaissance tragedy addresses live issues in the experience of readers and spectators today: it is not a genre to be studied only for a..

Hamlet In Purgatory

Pub Date : 2001 | Author : Stephen Greenblatt | Publisher : Princeton University Press

ISBN 10 : 0691058733
ISBN 13 : 9780691058733

Stephen Greenblatt sets out to explain his longtime fascination with the ghost of Hamlet's father, and his daring and ultimately gratifying journey takes him through surprising int..